A look into Nigeria’s champagne consumption

French Champagne has categorically become the top alcoholic beverage of the elite in Nigeria; it has found its way into this chart as their consumption of the luxury drink has taken them there. In July 2015, at the luxury and…

The new wave of Young African Luxury Fashion Designers

Watch out, there’s a new wave of Young African luxury brands in town who are paving the way for other young African designers and are making fashion statements around the globe. Luxury brands like Rich Mnisi, Inga Atelier, Thebe Magugu,…

Looking back at Dom Pérignon’s pop-up suite at the Hôtel de Paris-Monte-Carlo

Monaco’s most devoted visitors were left in sorrow last year, following the auction of the Hotel de Paris interiors – some 4,000 lots were offered according to www.telegraph.co.uk, it featured everything from bathrobes to the American Bar’s piano.The Monte Carlo…

A little throwback to Lux Afrique Polo Day

The day was nothing short of eventful with the African team (led by the illustrious Neku Atawodi – also known as Africa’s “Polo Queen”) meeting their match in their non-African competitors. Nonetheless, the spirits remained high as the focus turned…

Fashion and polo: The perfect pairing

Fashion and polo, a perfect way to appreciate a cultural experience in the most luxurious way. The #LuxAfriquePolo is the perfect balance of African culture, an invigorating sport and luxury. The 3rd Annual #LuxAfriquePolo is taking place on the 31st…

Gucci gets it right with Millennials!

It is no secret that Gucci has become a brand favourite amongst millennials and celebrities around the world and in 2018, the brand doubled its sales with more than 55% of those consumers reported to be under the age of…

Claridges – the dream wedding venue fit for the Queen

If you are looking for a wedding venue fit for a Queen (Queen Elizabeth II has stayed in the hotel on numerous occasions), then Claridges is the one. This art deco luxury hotel with its stunning chandeliers, high ceilings and…

Top Nigerian polo clubs you should consider watching the Sport of Kings

I have always perceived the polo game to be a fashionable one. With athletic, strapping looking men clothed in well-tailored light in weight outfit, riding a mix of fast horses and taking swings with their mallets, Polo is indeed a…

Dine with giraffes at one of Africa’s most lush lodges in Nairobi

Hotel staff often offer a set of instructions to guests when they check in, usually about hotel amenities, meal times, and nearby attractions. Less common is a security briefing. Guests should refrain from leaving the raised area around the main…

A little taste of France at Coco Safar in Cape Town

The concept was conceived in New York, designed in Toronto and made in Cape Town and is known as Coco Safar.  It combines the finest Michelin-star quality patisserie, baked goods and café style food, paired with world class Third Wave…